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Russian roots and Canadian wings: Russian archival documents on the Doukhobor emigration to Canada (Canada/Russia series)

By: Woodsworth, John

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Penumbra Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 723H1746

ISBN: 092125489X

Condition: Very Good


092125489X 231 pages. Footnotes. Bibliography. Reprints of archival documents. "Fortunately for the scholars and history buffs of today, the Russian police of a century ago gathered and preserved their information on the Doukhobors and their emigration venture very well. It is only in the past decade, however, that many of the documents in this colection have been known to anyone but the police themselves. Translated and published here for the first time in the centenary year of the Doukhobors' arrival, they shed new light on a most significant event in the history of Canada as a mul... View more info

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The Archivist Magazine, July - September [Sept.) 1991, Vol. 18, No. 2 - Multiculturalism

By: Young, Rod; Powell, Sheila; Burant, Jim; Grenke, Art; Momryk, Myron; Kidd, Jim; Kesteris, Andris; Atkinson, Edward

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Ottawa, National Archives of Canada: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301H3043

Condition: Very Good


48 pages. Bilingual English/ French. Many black and white photos. Features: The Canadian Human Rights Commission and multicultural identity in Canadian society; Pamphlets and the European immigration campaign; The multicultural mosaic in documentary art; German-language groups in Canada; Hungarian Canadiana at the archives; A century of Ukrainian life in Canada; Arabs in Canada; Keeping Latvian film arts alive; Canada's Irish regiments. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

The Little Slaves of the Harp: Italian Child Street Musicians in Nineteenth-Century Paris, London, and New York (McGill-Queen?s Studies in Ethnic History)

By: Zucchi, John E.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Montreal, PQ, Canada, McGill-Queen's University Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73600662

ISBN: 0773517553

Condition: Fine


0773517553 208 pages including index and bibliography. Virtual slaves, these children were uprooted from their villages in central and southern Italy to perform as barrel-organists, harpists, violinists, fifers, pipers, and animal exhibitors. "This extremely, unusual study, enlivened by photographs, throws a floodlight on ethnic prejudice, cultural constructs of childhood, Tammany Hall politics and 19th-century immigration and working conditions." - Publishers Weekly. Very light wear. Glossy laminated covers. Clean and unmarked. Excellent copy. View more info

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Setting the Record Straight. Letters From Cell #7

By: Zundel, Ernst

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: USA, Soaring Eagles Gallery: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 463H3865

ISBN: B000ETLQ7I

Condition: Fair


B000ETLQ7I Prominent revisionist historian Ernst Zundel [1939-2017] was deported from the United States to Canada in 2003 after he was alleged to have missed an immigration interview. In Canada he was placed into solitary confinement at the Toronto West Detention Centre where he would remain until his deportation to Germany in 2005. In prison Zundel maintained a steady stream of written correspondence with his supporters around the world. In 2004 his American wife, Ingrid Rimland Zundel [1936-2017], requested recipients of his letters to forward them to her for compilation into this 182 pag... View more info